GLOBAL HEALTH & SOCIAL MEDICINE
Dr. McClain is currently the primary investigator on a Harvard Medical School Center for Global Health Delivery–Dubai funded grant looking at the feasibility and safety of medical officers performing spinal anesthesia for elective surgical cases.
Dr. McClain is an affiliate of the Program in Global Surgery and Social Change
Dr. Craig McClain is a pediatric anesthesiologist practicing full time at Boston Children’s Hospital. His practice is divided between general pediatric anesthesiology with a subspecialty in pediatric neuroanesthesia and global health work. Dr. McClain has been involved with a number of projects in different parts of the world. These projects have encompassed many aspects of global health and anesthesiology including direct patient care, education, systems development, capacity building, and research. He has been the lead anesthesiologist for Harvard for the Human Resources for Health (HRH) Rwanda Project. Additionally, Dr. McClain is co-director of the Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO) pediatric anesthesiology project in Laos. Finally, he is currently involved in a large trial in rural India looking at the feasibility and safety of medical officers performing spinal anesthesia for elective surgical cases.
Anesthesia and analgesia, August 1, 2016
Clinical biochemistry, July 4, 2015
Current opinion in anaesthesiology, October 1, 2014
Paediatric anaesthesia, May 12, 2014
World journal of surgery, February 1, 2014
Anesthesiology clinics, December 8, 2013
World journal of surgery, July 1, 2013
Minerva anestesiologica, May 29, 2013
Journal of health care for the poor and underserved, May 1, 2012
Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology, January 13, 2012
Dr. McClain's primary appointment is as a senior associate in perioperative anesthesia in the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital. He has an affiliate appointment at Brigham and Women’s Hospital to care for children there. Dr. McClain is also an associate professor of anesthesiology at Harvard Medical School.